Pre-K Programs

Tyler ISD offers the following Pre-Kindergarten Programs:

  • Head Start: English classes only

  • Regular Pre-K: both English and Bilingual Spanish classes

  • Tuition-Based Pre-K: English classes only

All Pre-K and Head Start children must be 4 years old on or before September 1 of the year the child will be enrolled in. Head Start will consider children that are 3 years old by September 1, with a Tyler ISD diagnosed disability, for enrollment. 

Regular Pre-K and Head Start: students must meet educational, economic, military, or DFPS qualifications to enroll.

Tuition-Based Pre-K: parents must agree to the program requirements and make a payment to reserve a spot. Tuition-Based Pre-K programs are offered at Jack, Owens, Rice, and Woods elementary schools.